|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
Our two bedroom suite has a full kitchen and living room with a gas fireplace. There is a queen bed in each of the two bedrooms and a single full bathroom. There is a futon in the living room which can open into a full bed. This room has an evaporative cooler and ceiling fans. This vacation rental is fully equipped to satisfy your family's needs when visiting Cortez, Mesa Verde National Park and the Four Corners.
Enjoy a fantastic, panoramic view of Sleeping Ute Mountain on one side and the red rocks on the other from your wrap-around, covered deck. A gas BBQ grill and patio table with seating for 6 bring everyone together for an outdoor dining experience and evening relaxation. Local wines and beer on tap are available for purchase in the main lodge. Enjoy our self-guided tour of the Ancestral Puebloan ruins on site, including a restored kiva, an ancient ceremonial underground chamber. The natural beauty plus the preserved history make this a destination spot for a family vacation and a photographer's dream.
Marc is a retired software engineer and Jerene is a retired
neuroscientist. We left San Diego for a more remote lifestyle which would provide us an income while enjoying the great outdoors!
Kelly Place purchased this house in 2004
In the heart of the incredible scenic beauty of the Four Corners, Kelly Place has history, archaeology, and gardens with lots of mature fruit trees. It is truly unique!
Mesa Verde National Park, Hovenweep Nat'l Monument, Canyons of the Ancients, Anasazi Heritage Center, Sand Canyon Trail, Cortez Cultural Center, Four Corners Monument, Valley of the Gods, Chaco Canyon, Monument Valley, Canyon de Chelly, Durango Silverton Railroad, archaeology of Ancestral Puebloan sites, Native American (Navajo and Ute) reservations, plus dozens of free attractions and activities that are known mostly to local folks! We offer exclusive access to cliff-dweller ruins in Canyons of the Ancients National Monument via our archaeologist-guided hikes. You can actually enter these sites and see the views chosen by the Ancestral Puebloans. Cost is $150 for a half day hike for up to 4 people. $235 for a full day hike including sack lunch for up to 4 people. (Small additional charge for more than 4 people.)
We charge $10/guest for each guest over the included six in the base rate.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.